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Robert Hebert Starrett, age 71, of Gallatin, passed away January 14, 2015, at his home. He was born in Fremont, Ind., to the late Herbert Austin and Hazel Jean Butler Starrett. Robert is survived by his daughter, Rhonda Kay Joyner; son, Jerry Starrett; grandson, Noah Joyner, all of Portland; sister, Joyce.  Memorial service is 2 p.m., Saturday, January 24, 2015, at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home with Pastor Dan Smith officiating. 
Helen June Beaty, age 91, of Portland, passed away January 15, 2015, at Sumner Regional Medical Center.  She was born in Warren County on September 29, 1923, to the late Newton and Beatrice Hill. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Red Beaty. She is survived by her son, Charles Hill (Montee) Beaty of Gallatin; grandsons, Jonathan (Deanne) Beaty, Eric (Nan) Beaty, and Seth Beaty; four great-grandchildren. The family has chosen cremation, and no services are planned at this time.
Felicia Jane Armstrong, age 33, of Cottontown, passed away January 12, 2015, at her home. She was born in Sumner County on August 1, 1981. Felicia is survived by her parents, Ralph “Rufus” and Tuesdai Biggs of Fayetteville; sisters, Brandy (Shane) Crowder, Keely (Mike) Campbell, Kegan (Chris) Pollock, Amy Disman, Amanda Disman, Abby Disman, and Ashley Disman; brothers, Kevin (Christy) Warren, Waylon (Penny) Warren; uncle, Ray Biggs; aunt, Glenda Dowell; 25 nieces and nephews. Visitation is 4 p.m., until 9 p.m., Wednesday, January 14, 2015, and 10 a.m., until 9 p.m., Thursday. Funeral service is 11 a.m., Friday, January 16, 2015, at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home with Bro. Mike Shrum officiating. Interment is at Walnut Grove Cemetery. Pallbearers are Bobby Wilson, Scott Allen, Chris Pollock, Mike Campbell, Bubba Dowell, and Jimmy Moore. Honorary pallbearers are Kevin Warren, Seth Warren, Pasey Warren, Jimmy Allen, and Jason Baker.
Paul William Ellis, age 56, of Elk Grove Village, Ill., and later Bethpage, Tenn., passed away January 11, 2015, at his home surrounded by his loved ones.  Paul grew up in Elk Grove Village, Ill., where he graduated from Elk Grove High School.  He discovered his love of vehicles at an early age, which developed into his career as a diesel truck mechanic.  Paul’s love of animals also began early in life which allowed him a lifetime of loving pets, including cats, dogs, birds, and horses.  Paul’s mechanical skills lead into a passion of building and refurbishing cars, boats, airplanes, gyrocopters, and motorcycles.  He obtained his private pilot license, becoming an accomplished single-engine aircraft pilot and spent much of his spare time flying planes and gyrocopters. He also spent time enjoying classic games of pool with his friends and family.  Paul is preceded in death by his mother, Lucille Lotta Ellis.  He is survived by his father, William Paul Ellis; daughters, Rachel (Kurt) Fitch, Kathylynn “Jessie” Ellis, Rebecca Ellis; grandchildren, Tyler Ellis, Isaac Ellis, Karissa Ellis, Faith Fitch, Kurtis Fitch, Jr.; sister, Pamela Maggio; niece, Nicole (Megan Meyer) Maggio; nephew, Matthew Maggio; close family, Roslyn Ellis and Carly Gorski.